Based on the sequel Novel
It has been announced that the Novel sequel of the anime Basilisk, called “Ouka Ninja Scrolls BasiliskNew Chapter” will get an anime adaptation, a manga adaptation is also in the works.
The sequel is set 10 years after the events of the original series.
Kodansha Comics describes the story as follows:
“The Iga clan and the Kouga clan have been sworn enemies for more than four hundred years. Only the Hanzo Hattori truce has kept the two families from all-out war. Now, under the order of Shogun Ieyasu Tokugawa, the truce has finally been dissolved. Ten ninja from each clan must fight to the death in order to determine who will be the next Tokugawa Shogun. The surviving clan will rule for the next thousand years. But not all the clan members are in agreement. Oboro of the Iga clan and Gennosuke of the Kouga clan have fallen deeply in love. Now these star-crossed lovers have been pitted against each other. Can their romance conquer a centuries-old rivalry? Or is their love destined to end in death?”
Thanks to Koda_Kazar for the tip!
Via: Anime News Network